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    Influence of weather and phenotypic characteristics on pregnancy rates of female roe deer in central Italy

    In many ungulates, female fecundity is influenced by weather, population density and body condition. Based on a six-year survey of the reproductive tracts of adult female roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) harvested ...

    Marco Lombardini, Paolo Varuzza, Alberto Meriggi in Population Ecology (2017)

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    Management of Wild Boar in Protected Areas: The Case of Elba Island

    From the 1960s onwards, the European wild boar population has grown and expanded dramatically, invading agricultural areas and causing increasing damage to croplands and economic losses. The problem is particu...

    Alberto Meriggi, Marco Lombardini, Pietro Milanesi, Anna Brangi in Problematic Wildlife (2016)

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    Habitat requirements of Eurasian pine marten Martes martes in a Mediterranean environment

    Evaluating presence and habitat requirements of small carnivores is essential for their conservation. The Eurasian pine marten Martes martes, often described as a habitat specialist associated primarily with fore...

    Marco Lombardini, Claudia E. Cinerari, Marco Murru, Anna Vidus Rosin in Mammal Research (2015)

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    Habitat selection and segregation by two sympatric lagomorphs: the case of European hares (Lepus europaeus) and Eastern cottontails (Sylvilagus floridanus) in northern Italy

    In northern Italy, the native European hare (Lepus europaeus) and the introduced Eastern cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus) can occur together at a local scale, as a result of cottontail introduction and expansio...

    Anna Vidus-Rosin, Laura Lizier, Alberto Meriggi, Sara Serrano-Perez in Acta Theriologica (2012)

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    Erratum to: Effects of arboriculture stands on European hare Lepus europaeus spring habitat use in an agricultural area of northern Italy

    Elisa Cardarelli, Alberto Meriggi, Anna Brangi, Anna Vidus-Rosin in Acta Theriologica (2011)

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    Effects of arboriculture stands on European hare Lepus europaeus spring habitat use in an agricultural area of northern Italy

    Habitat changes due to agricultural intensification is widely considered a main cause of European hare (Lepus europaeus Pallas, 1778) decline. We investigated the potential of arboriculture stands to enhance land...

    Elisa Cardarelli, Alberto Meriggi, Anna Brangi, Anna Vidus-Rosin in Acta Theriologica (2011)

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    Habitat overlap between sympatric European hares (Lepus europaeus) and Eastern cottontails (Sylvilagus floridanus) in northern Italy

    In northern Italy, the range of the Eastern cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus) largely overlaps with that of the native European hare (Lepus europaeus) on the Po Plain. Both species appear to have similar habitat...

    Anna Vidus-Rosin, Alberto Meriggi, Elisa Cardarelli in Acta Theriologica (2011)

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    Density and habitat requirements of introduced Eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus in northern Italy

    Following the introductions carried out in late 1960s, Eastern cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus Allen, 1890 rapidly colonized the Po Plain (northern Italy), following the Po River and its tributaries. We monit...

    Anna Vidus Rosin, Alberto Meriggi, Sara Serrano Perez in Acta Theriologica (2010)

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    Introduced Lagomorphs as a Threat to “Native” Lagomorphs: The Case of the Eastern Cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus) in Northern Italy

    Eastern cottontails were introduced in Pinerolo (southwest of Torino), Italy, near the Pellice River, in 1966 (Spagnesi 2002). By the 1980s, the population expanded into the region of Piemonte with localized g...

    Anna Vidus Rosin, Nicola Gilio, Alberto Meriggi in Lagomorph Biology (2008)

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    Using harvest data to predict habitat-population relationship of the wild boarSus scrofa in Northern Italy

    The relationships between the wild boarSus scrofa, Linnaeus 1758 density and the habitat characteristics were investigated by collecting bag records in 18 hunting areas during the 1995 and 1996 hunting seasons. T...

    Enrico Merli, Alberto Meriggi in Acta Theriologica (2006)